Olberding Family History

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Olberding Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a derivative of the personal name Olbert (see Olbrich) or Albert.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Alberding, Berding, Elfering, Oeding, Herring, Neering, Bering

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Olberding Family Origin

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Olberding Family Occupations

What did your Olberding ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olberding. The most common Olberding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Olberding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Olberding family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Olberding ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Olberding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Olberding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olberding census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 300 immigration records available for the last name Olberding. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 288 military records available for the last name Olberding. For the veterans among your Olberding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olberding Life Expectancy

What is the average Olberding lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Olberding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Olberding in 1951 was 75, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olberding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olberding ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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